Emissions Reduction Pledge 2020

DEFINITION: The Pledge is a voluntary target and reporting framework for the public sector and higher education, aiming to standardise reporting and encourage future action on decarbonisation. It requires organisations to sign up to a common set of principles including implementing business cases for measuring and reducing energy use, costs and carbon emissions, reporting this usage to Government, and sharing best practice locally.

Back to the Jargon Buster

Suggest a definition

Do you have a definition that you would like to add to the Jargon Buster? Let us know!